Published in Midwest Flyer Magazine – April/May 2021 issue
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) is now accepting applications for its 2021 Edward W. Stimpson Aviation Excellence Award Scholarship.
Each year, GAMA awards a graduating high school senior, pursuing studies in aviation, with a $2,000 scholarship. GAMA is proud to continue to offer this unique scholarship as part of its commitment to workforce development and advancing careers in general aviation. It is named in honor of a GAMA founder and past president, Edward W. Stimpson.
Scholarship applicants are evaluated on academic achievements, involvement in extra-curricular activities and their interest in pursuing a career in general aviation. Completed applications are due by April 16, 2021; email submissions are preferred.
For more information, including eligibility requirements and access to the application, visit gama.aero. GAMA’s website also features information about internships and career opportunities in general aviation, and an aviation job board.